Facilitated By

San Antonio Medical Foundation

Alveolar macrophage immunobiology and functional genomics: Unlocking human to human variation in host response to M. tuberculosis

Texas Biomedical Research Institute


As one of the world’s leading independent biomedical research institutions, Texas Biomedical Research Institute is dedicated to advancing the health of our global community through innovative biomedical research.

Principal Investigator(s)
Schlesinger, Larry
Funded by
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Research Start Date

The major goal is to identify new pathways that may lead to diagnostic tools to alert healthy individuals to their susceptibility to TB as well as to the development of personalized interventions.

Basic Research